Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

Early Closing Day

May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

SculptureNow Exhibition Guided Tour and Opening Reception

Jun 11 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
SculptureNow and The Mount will celebrate the SculptureNow exhibition with a reception on June 11.[...]

Ghost Tour

Jun 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm GUIDED TOUR
Wednesday Ghost Walks Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps…The Mount’s haunted history includes it[...]

Touchstones at The Mount: Kate Bolick in Conversation with Lee Siegel

Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm CONVERSATION
Journalist and cultural critic Kate Bolick is back with another season of Touchstones: Conversations at[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

The Book Show at The Mount: Joe Donahue in Conversation with Jim Shepard

Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm CONVERSATION
WAMC’s Book Show comes to The Mount! Host Joe Donahue and author Jim Shepard will discuss[...]

Free Fun Friday

Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm FAMILIES
The Mount opens its doors as part of the 9th annual Free Fun Friday program,[...]

Early Closing Day

Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EARLY CLOSING
On the following days, the house will close at 1 pm and the grounds will[...]

Backstairs Tour

Jun 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
Learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran The Mount through[...]

Wharton on Wednesdays

Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Come hear for yourself why Edith Wharton’s writings continue to captivate readers and win Wharton[...]

Ghost Tour

Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm GUIDED TOUR
Wednesday Ghost Walks Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps…The Mount’s haunted history includes it[...]

Le Café Français

Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am CONVERSATION
Du 22 juin au 31 août, chaque jeudi matin de 8h30, café et croissant, sur[...]

Literary Roundtable

Jun 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm CONVERSATION
Join this lively discussion of Wharton’s literary legacy with one of The Mount’s interpreters. Each[...]

Music After Hours with The Wanda Houston Band

Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MUSIC
Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August from 5 p.m. to[...]